Kylie Mutch (Paine)

Kylie Mutch (Paine)

Senior Solicitor, Auckland

Construction & major projects

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Currently on parental leave

T:+64 9 357 9048

M:+64 211 693 848


LLB (Hons), BA (Italian), University of Auckland


2010, New Zealand

Kylie is a senior solicitor specialising in construction law and major projects.

Kylie works closely with clients on projects across a variety of sectors, including residential, commercial, mining, energy and infrastructure. She is experienced in advising both developer and contractor clients, and in drafting a range of domestic and international commercial arrangements.

Kylie is familiar with NZS and FIDIC standard form construction contracts and consultancy agreements.

Recent experience

Kylie has advised:

  • Te Ahi o Maui in relation to its drilling programme and construction of a geothermal power plant in Kawerau, including drafting agreements for construction, drilling and ancillary drilling services
  • local councils on roading and cost share agreements
  • Mighty River Power (now Mercury) on domestic and international drilling campaigns
  • Fletcher Construction on various large construction projects, including being seconded to provide advice on the New Zealand International Convention Centre project
  • Oji Fibre Solutions in relation to upgrades to pulp and paper facilities, and
  • various large developers in relation to major residential and mixed use developments throughout Auckland.





Construction & major projects; Energy & natural resources; Infrastructure